Jannetje Swits

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Jannetje Swits (de Witt)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wiltwijck (Present Kingston), (Present Ulster County), New Netherlands (Present New York)
Death: Died in Near Rochester, Ulster County, Province of New York
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Tjerck Claessen de Witt and Barbara Andriessen de With
Wife of Cornelius Swits and Gerardus van Imwigen (1702-1790)
Mother of Janneke van Imwigen
Sister of Capt. Andries de Witt; Tjatte (Charity) Matthyssen; Geertruy de Witt; Lucas de Witt (1670-1703); Rachel Sjircke Bogardus and 8 others

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About Jannetje Swits

Taken captive by the Esopus tribe in 1663.

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From the DeWitt Genealogy Home Page by Richard Thomas Rose:

http://members.cox.net/dtrose/dewitt_family.htm

Jannetje DeWITT

  • b. cir 1662,
  • m. Cornelius SWITS, b. July 1651, (son of Cornelis Claessen SWITS and Ariantje TROMMELS) d. 1730.
  • Jannetje died 1744.
  • Jannetje lived Tn of Rochester, Ulster Co., NY on a 60-acre farm purchased from her father; no issue.
  • Witnesses at Baptism: Jan Jansen, Jannetje Sebyns, Elsie Jans
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Jannetje Swits's Timeline

1662
1662
Wiltwijck (Present Kingston), (Present Ulster County), New Netherlands (Present New York)
1706
June 9, 1706
Age 44
Minisink, USA
1744
1744
Age 82
Near Rochester, Ulster County, Province of New York
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